Celebrates 15 Months Since LSA Cert
If you own a Cub -- either an authentic Piper, or one of the
many faithful reproductions gracing the market today -- you already
know that life's a party. Recognizing this, American Legend
Aircraft Company announced Monday it will hold a homecoming
celebration for owners and pilots of its Legend Cub light sport
The event will be held from 1:00 PM on Friday through 1:00 PM on
Saturday, October 20-21, 2006. The 21st marks precisely 15 months
since American Legend Aircraft Company received light-sport
aircraft certification for its Legend Cub -- July 21, 2005.
More than 100 American Legend customers and prospective owners
are expected to meet at the company's headquarters in Sulphur
Springs, TX to celebrate the Legend Cub.
So, what can one expect to find at the first Legend Cub
homecoming? Company representatives say, lots of great memories,
both new and recounted. Demonstration and training flights.
Aircraft inspections and the availability of optional equipment.
Factory tours and airport camaraderie. The event schedule is still
evolving. However, all participants will be able to share in all
All current American Legend customers and prospective Legend Cub
owners are invited, and interested parties are asked to contact the
company (information is available at the FMI link below.)
"This is a customer event. We feel we owe our success to our
customers and want to take this opportunity to share among them the
significant progress that we have made. We want our customers to be
able to meet and greet each other, and our company employees," said
Legend Aircraft Company president Tim Elliott. "This opportunity
will be filled with memorable stories, new aspirations and the same
kind of nostalgia that has made the Cub so famous and
"We are also encouraging prospective customers to attend the
homecoming, allowing them the opportunity to speak to current
owners about their experience with the Legend Cub," Elliott
American Legend Aircraft Company manufactures recreational
aircraft that meet light-sport aircraft certification requirements.
The American Legend Cub is two-place aircraft that pays homage to
the legendary Piper Cub, but offers many modern accoutrements and a
variety of options -- including choice of interior, avionics,
engine, wheels, floats, lighting, propeller, and more.